Shannon D. Wippert, 47 Passed away at Alberton, MT on Saturday July 20, 2019. He passed just short of his 48th birthday of July 22. He was born in Browning Montana in 1971 to his mother Darlene Wippert. Shannon married the love of his life, Tamara K. (Crabb) Wippert on August 7, 2008. He was raised and attended school at Browning. While attending Browning High he was a champion wrestler. He chose an adventurous life of ranching, then followed his passion of fast horses and became an Indian Relay Rider and Jockey. His jockey life has led him all around the U. S. and Canada. Meeting hundreds of people along the way, leaving a lasting impression on each individual he met. Some of his hobbies and interests included bridle braiding, cooking, playing cards and fishing. He always enjoyed a good book and was an avid reader. Shannon is known for his endless story telling. His humorous spirit was kept intact by a constant prank, followed by an unforgettable laugh. He loved and enjoyed spending time with family and friends, most importantly having fun, teasing and laughing. Shannon is preceded in death by his grandparents, George and Henrietta Wippert Sr. Aunts, La Dean Rutherford, Ramona Wellman and Marlene Wippert. Uncles, George Jr., Verlin, Alvin and Johnny Wippert, and one son by marriage, Caleb M. Church. He is survived by his Wife Tamara K. (Crabb) Wippert, Mother Darlene Wippert, and one brother Shawn Wippert. Daughters Mandie (Aaron) Disbrow and Shawness L. Church. Four grandchildren-Avery, Mason, Dylan and Oakley Disbrow. Nieces Shaunell, Jayce and Jade Wippert. Nephew Justin Wippert, one great niece Blakely Murray and the many family and friends that loved him. A wake is currently being held at the Stickgame Arbor in Browning. Rosary will be at 7:00 p.m. Wednesday July, 24. Funeral services will be at the Church of Little Flower at 2:00 p. m. Thursday, July 25, 2019. Burial will be at Willow Creek Cemetery. Memorials can be sent to the attention of Darlene Wippert, P. O. Box 2394, Browning, MT 59417.
Our most sincere sympathies to the family and friends of Shannon Wippert 2019.
Death notice for the town of: St Ignatius, state: Montana